Archive for Thursday, January 29, 2009

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State epidemiologist to chat about salmonella outbreak
January 29, 2009
Peanut products in 43 states — including Kansas and Missouri — have been linked to 501 cases of salmonella, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Commuter forecast, January 29, 2008
January 29, 2009
Smooth sailing across northeast Kansas today. We have warmer temperatures than yesterday, but it will be a bit more windy this afternoon. No delays are expected at MCI this morning unless you’re heading to portions of the East Coast.
Legislators discuss ‘ugly’ budget
January 29, 2009
A legislature event in Tonganoxie sheds some light on the budget crisis
Eudora business serving helicopter owners and operators around world
January 29, 2009
As the faltering economy is causing some businesses to take a hard look at making cutbacks, the owners of Eudora’s EuroTec Vertical Flight Solutions feel they’re on the cusp of expanding.
Three Cardinals place at Paola
January 29, 2009
Caleb Clayton-Molby wrestled with a heavy heart inside his 189-pound frame last Saturday.
4-H update
January 29, 2009
The Eudora 4-H Club had its regular monthly meeting Jan. 5. Before the meeting was the annual club achievement celebration. The celebration recognizes club members’ work throughout the past year on record book works.
Eudora News gets a new design
January 29, 2009
he Eudora News is getting a makeover. Beginning with next week’s edition, the News will be printed in a more compact design than readers have enjoyed in the past with their newspaper.
Council to discuss possible infrastructure upgrades
January 29, 2009
The Eudora City Council discussed possible upgrades to infrastructure as a result of a potential funding package from newly inaugurated President Barack Obama.
Girls fall 47-37 in Tongie Invitational title match
January 29, 2009
The Eudora High girls’ offense got so cold in the second half of the Tonganoxie Invitational championship game on Saturday that the Cardinals scored as many points — 12 — in the second half as they did in the first quarter and Lansing won, 47-37.
Days Gone By
January 29, 2009
12 years ago FROM THE EUDORA NEWS January 1997 Douglas County coroner Dr. Erik Mitchell ruled the cause of death inconclusive in the case of Patricia Hagen, a Eudora woman who disappeared from north of Eudora near the Kansas River in September. He said there was nothing on the autopsy report to indicate a clear cause of death.
Scouting news
January 29, 2009
Boy Scout Troop 64 of Eudora held a Court of Honor on Jan. 3 at the Eudora Southern Baptist Church to honor Nathan Gentleman as he received Eagle Scout rank.
USD 491 discusses district priorities
January 29, 2009
The Eudora USD 491 Board of Education had a special meeting Thursday to discuss the district’s priorities in light of the likelihood of budget cuts.
Boys stumble twice, take 4th at Tonganoxie Invitational
12:00 a.m., January 29, 2009 Updated 12:00 a.m.
The Eudora High boys basketball team entered the Tonganoxie Invitational with one loss on the season, but after a 63-43 loss to Lansing in the third-place game on Saturday, the Cardinals left the tournament with their second loss in as many days.
Overcoming adversity
EHS freshman wrestles despite cerebral palsy
January 29, 2009
It’s 3:23 p.m. and seven minutes until the freshmen wrestling tournament at Southwest Junior High in Lawrence begins. Zach Herries, in his Eudora wrestling “Expect Victory” T-shirt, is on the mat with his feet together stretching before the first match.
The wild card
January 29, 2009
Sunday is the Super Bowl, and I’m predicting an upset.
Candidates seek three school board positions
January 29, 2009
Seven people will seek election to the Eudora USD 491 Board of Education. The terms of board members Brenda Clark, Bob Rice and Jim Martin will end, with only Clark seeking re-election
EHS Dance Clinic
January 29, 2009
The Eudora High School Dance team’s annual dance clinic will be from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Monday through Tuesday in the gym at Nottingham Elementary School.
Candidates file for council, mayoral races
January 29, 2009
The last races for mayor of Eudora and Eudora City Council were uncontested, which will not be the case this year. In both races, more than double the amount of candidates filed as are positions available.